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Shell Beans

Boduthakurufaanu Magu, H. Jazeera Building, Male
+960 333-3686
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beans” (28 reviews)
“sandwiches” (11 reviews)
“pasta” (4 reviews)
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Boduthakurufaanu Magu, H. Jazeera Building, Male
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Very nice bar next to the port, perfect for good food and drink while you waiting for speedboat/flight...

Thank Anel Š
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Coffee served with a smile.. Place good for short meeting while having coffee.. option of sitting on the upper floor for better view.

Thank Jan_de_nice
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

I spent a few hours there to wait for an appointment in Male'. The food they provide is tasty and also looks good. The waiters have some potential for improvement. First time I ordered a coffee, a small bottle of water and a tuna sandwich....More

Thank DiverMichelle
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Shell beans has a good concept for a coffee or for a 1 hour break. But they can’t consider themselves as a restaurant- and they think they’re a pretty good restaurant with the prices that they’ve put. The food takes to long to cook, they...More

1  Thank Egon H
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Shellbeans is a good restaurant to try out some variety of tasty foods in the capital city of Maldives. You get to choose from a very healthy range of foods to some sweet pastries that would quench your thirst for sweetness. Overall shellbeans is a...More

Thank Haamidh A
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

hangout spot for locals and tourist , accepts credit cards. Good food as well. Recommend to try the bryiani! Great service. Has two sections, air-conditioning and open air.

Thank CaptainRajesh
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This is one of the oldest "upmarket" café in Maldives and always a good place for quality drink. However, the challenge is in service. One day awesome, the next day crap. We had an unbelievable experience of placing orders and waited for 40 min and...More

Thank elfin27
Reviewed 26 October 2017

My number one stop when i arrive in Male, Good presentation, good restaurant ambiance , good service & best food quality in Male!!

Thank levineambrose
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Food is tasty and quick service. Restaurant is clean and friendly staff . Always busy Restaurant and clean. Outside view is so nice can see Ferry terminal . It's very near to Ferry terminal. Thank you!!!

Thank Rushnature
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Who would ever doubt Shell Beans?! Good presentation, good restaurant ambience, good service, AND best food quality in Male! Never skip Shell Beans on your Maldives experience :)

Thank kaydimacali
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13 January 2015|
Response from Vagabond W | Reviewed this property |
Shell Beans does not offer a breakfast buffet, sorry about that. Cheers!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 12
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Delivery, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
3:00 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boduthakurufaanu Magu, H. Jazeera Building, Male
  • Location: Asia  >  Maldives  >  Kaafu Atoll  >  North Male Atoll  >  Male
  • Phone Number: +960 333-3686
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Shell Beans currently has Three cafes located in the heart of Male' and Hulhumale' island. One cafe overlooking the turquoise blue Indian Ocean opposite jetty number 7 and the other cafe centrally located down Ameenee Magu opposite Ghiyasuddin School. Our brand new cafe and restaurant outlet conveniently located off Nirolhu Magu, Hulhumale. just a 05 minutes drive from Ferry Terminal.
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